2018-09-25: News Headlines

Shireen Hunter (2018-09-24). Ahwaz Attacks: Is Saudi Arabia Taking The War Inside Iran? iranian.com Less than a month after Iran's consulate in Basra was attacked, a group of terrorists claiming to be members of the Movement for the Liberation of Ahwaz attacked a military parade in the capital of Iran's Khuzestan province, killing 25 people and wounding many more. When the Basra consulate incident took place , some commentators […]

Randi Nord (2018-09-24). US Anti-Iran Summit Coincided with Foreign-Based Terror Attack in Iran Killing 25. mintpressnews.com Tehran — Terrorists in Iran launched an attack on a parade on Saturday killing 25 — including a four-year-old girl. Unsurprisingly, the group claiming responsibility for the massacre has links to foreign entities in Saudi Arabia and their allies. | Also on Saturday, Donald Trump's lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, spoke at an "Iran Uprising Summit" in New York City's Time Square supporting efforts to overthrow Iran's revolutionary government. The summit included supporters of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI) and other groups that share Washington's goal of overthrowing Tehran. | "The people of Iran obviously have now had enough," Giuliani said on Saturday. "The sanctions are working. The currency is going to nothing … these are the kinds of conditions that lead to successful revolution." | Giuliani spoke to members of the Mujahideen-e-Khalq, or MEK, a group Washington only…

Lee Fang (2018-09-21). State Department Team Led by Former Raytheon Lobbyist Pushed Mike Pompeo to Support Yemen War Because of Arms Sales. theintercept.com The former lobbyist's team said a $2 billion sale of Raytheon missiles to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates could be imperiled.

Democracy Now! (2018-09-21). Headlines for September 21, 2018. democracynow.org Dr. Christine Blasey Ford Offers to Testify About Kavanaugh Attempted Rape Allegations, Republican Congressman Jokes That Abraham Lincoln Groped Ruth Bader Ginsburg, State Department Specialists Opposed Pompeo's Decision to Keep Backing Saudi Assault in Yemen, Dozens of Undocumented Immigrants Arrested While Trying to Retrieve Children in Custody, Trump Admin Diverts $266 Million from Social Programs to Pay for Detaining Children, One Year After Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico Remains in Crisis, Trump Reportedly Asked Spain to Build 3,000-Mile Wall Across Sahara Desert, At Least 100 Die After Ferry Capsizes in Tanza…

Shared by Hezvo Mpunga (2018-09-21). Rep. Tulsi Gabbard: It is Outrageous that the US is Supporting a Genocidal War in Yemen. therealnews.com Over 5 million children are facing starvation and a cholera outbreak is raging in Yemen, the worst humanitarian crisis in the world, yet the US continues to support the Saudi bombing and destruction of the country, says Rep. Tulsi Gabbard

RT (2018-09-20). To protect arms sales, Pompeo favors sole voice backing renewed support of Saudis in Yemen — report. rt.com Mike Pompeo certified that Saudi Arabia was reducing civilian casualties in Yemen, against the majority opinion in the State Department, siding with a minority report which warned US arms sales would be in jeopardy if he didn't. |

Edward Hunt (2018-09-19). As More Yemenis Die, U.S. Support Keeps a Major Oil Trade Route "Open for Business" progressive.org "I don't think the Saudis would be conducting this level of atrocity if not for the support from the United States."

Democracy Now! (2018-09-19). Headlines for September 19, 2018. democracynow.org North and South Korea Vow to Denuclearize, Co-Host 2032 Olympics, Kavanaugh Accuser Faces Death Threats, Asks for FBI Investigation Before Testifying, Florence Death Toll Rises to 35, Includes 2 Detainees in Police Custody, Trump Considers Building Permanent Military Base in Poland, NATO Building Permanent Military Structures in Afghanistan as 17th Anniversary of War Approaches, Yemen: New Evidence of U.S.-Made Bombs; Charity Warns of Starvation on "Unprecedented Scale", Israeli Forces Kill 2 Men in Gaza Protest and 1 Palestinian in Occupied East Jerusalem, U.N. Report Condemns Burma for Genocide and Crimes Again…

Democracy Now! (2018-09-18). Headlines for September 18, 2018. democracynow.org Trump Administration Slashes Number of Permitted Refugees in U.S. to Historic Low, Kavanaugh & Christine Ford to Testify at New Hearing on Attempted Rape Allegation, Syrian Missile Downs Russian Military Aircraft, Killing 15, Russia and Turkey Announce Plan to Create Demilitarized Zone in Idlib, Yemen: U.S.-Backed Saudi Coalition Accused of Deadly Bombing of Radio Station, Pyongyang: North and South Korean Leaders Reportedly Preparing to Declare End of Korean War, Hurricane Florence Death Toll Reaches 32 as Threat of Toxic Coal Ash Release Looms, Death Toll from Typhoon Mangkhut Tops 74 with 3 Million Displaced i…

Janine Jackson (2018-09-18). 'The Rule Is Designed to Deter People From Reporting'. fair.org Janine Jackson interviewed Alyssa Peterson about new campus sexual assault rules for the September 7, 2018, episode of CounterSpin. This is a lightly edited transcript. | Media…

Janine Jackson (2018-09-14). 'Nothing Will End if the US Continues to Support Saudi Arabia'. fair.org Janine Jackson interviewed Shireen Al-Adeimi on Yemen reporting for the September 7, 2018, episode of CounterSpin. This is a lightly edited transcript. | Media…

Democracy Now! (2018-09-13). Headlines for September 13, 2018. democracynow.org Millions Along East Coast Brace for Arrival of Hurricane Florence, Toxic Waste Sites and Nuclear Plants Lie in Path of Hurricane Florence, Puerto Rican Officials Slam Trump for Claiming Response to Maria Was "Success" | , NYT: More Migrant Children Are Detained Than at Any Other Time in U.S. History | , Parents Forcibly Separated from Children Win Second Chance to Apply for Asylum | , NYT: Scott Pruitt in Talks to Work as Consultant to Coal Tycoon, Pompeo Certifies Saudi-Led Coalition Taking Steps to Protect Yemeni Civilians, Despite Evidence, Guatemala Protests President's Effort to Shut Down U.N.-Backed Anti-Co…

2018-09-25: Social Media Postees

US Anti-Iran Summit Coincided with Foreign-Based Terror Attack in Iran Killing 25
Randi Nord | mintpressnews.com | 2018-09-24
Tehran — Terrorists in Iran launched an attack on a parade on Saturday killing 25 — including a four-year-old girl. Unsurprisingly, the group claiming responsibility for the massacre has links to foreign entities in Saudi Arabia and their allies. | Also on Saturday, Donald Trump's lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, spoke at an "Iran Uprising Summit" in New York City's Time Square supporting efforts to overthrow Iran's revolutionary government. The summit included supporters of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI) and other groups that share Washington's goal of overthrowing Tehran. | "The people of Iran obviously have now had enough," Giuliani said on Saturday. "The sanctions are working. The currency is going to nothing … these are the kinds of conditions that lead to successful revolution." | Giuliani spoke to members of the Mujahideen-e-Khalq, or MEK, a group Washington only…
mintpressnews.com/iran-terror-attack/249…

Ahwaz Attacks: Is Saudi Arabia Taking The War Inside Iran?
Shireen Hunter | iranian.com | 2018-09-24
Less than a month after Iran's consulate in Basra was attacked, a group of terrorists claiming to be members of the Movement for the Liberation of Ahwaz attacked a military parade in the capital of Iran's Khuzestan province, killing 25 people and wounding many more. When the Basra consulate incident took place , some commentators […] | The post Ahwaz Attacks: Is Saudi Arabia Taking The War Inside Iran? appeared first on The Iranian.
iranian.com/2018/09/24/saudi-arabia-taki…

State Department Team Led by Former Raytheon Lobbyist Pushed Mike Pompeo to Support Yemen War Because of Arms Sales
Lee Fang | theintercept.com | 2018-09-21
The former lobbyist's team said a $2 billion sale of Raytheon missiles to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates could be imperiled. | The post State Department Team Led by Former Raytheon Lobbyist Pushed Mike Pompeo to Support Yemen War Because of Arms Sales appeared first on The Intercept.
theintercept.com/2018/09/21/mike-pompeo-…

Rep. Tulsi Gabbard: It is Outrageous that the US is Supporting a Genocidal War in Yemen
Shared by Hezvo Mpunga | therealnews.com | 2018-09-21
Over 5 million children are facing starvation and a cholera outbreak is raging in Yemen, the worst humanitarian crisis in the world, yet the US continues to support the Saudi bombing and destruction of the country, says Rep. Tulsi Gabbard | The post Rep. Tulsi Gabbard: It is Outrageous that the US is Supporting a Genocidal War in Yemen appeared first on
therealnews.com/stories/rep-tulsi-gabbar…

To protect arms sales, Pompeo favors sole voice backing renewed support of Saudis in Yemen — report
RT | rt.com | 2018-09-20
Mike Pompeo certified that Saudi Arabia was reducing civilian casualties in Yemen, against the majority opinion in the State Department, siding with a minority report which warned US arms sales would be in jeopardy if he didn't.
rt.com/usa/438975-pompeo-yemen-memo-leak…

As More Yemenis Die, U.S. Support Keeps a Major Oil Trade Route "Open for Business"
Edward Hunt | progressive.org | 2018-09-19
"I don't think the Saudis would be conducting this level of atrocity if not for the support from the United States."
progressive.org/dispatches/yemenis-die-m…

'Nothing Will End if the US Continues to Support Saudi Arabia'
Janine Jackson | fair.org | 2018-09-14
Janine Jackson interviewed Shireen Al-Adeimi on Yemen reporting for the September 7, 2018, episode of CounterSpin. This is a lightly edited transcript. | Media…
fair.org/home/nothing-will-end-if-the-us…

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